Give any abode a stunning signature look.
Velvetene is a luxuriously textured soft, dense leaf lawn, a stunning bright pea green colour, with an attractive shiny leaf to give that 'Wow factor'. Developed as a superior soft leaf lawn for Australia's harsh climate and varied soil conditions.
A unique benefit is to control weed infestations with a strong salty solution spray, making it environmentally and family friendly. Environmentally friendly it can be watered with recycled or even salty water.
Velvetene makes an ideal family play area in the home garden and is used on golf courses from tee to green, tennis courts, bowling greens, and parks throughout Australia.
FAST FACTS ABOUT VELVETENE
Outstanding bright green colour with minimal fertiliser
Soft waxy leaves provide a non-itching surface
Grows in full sun or part shade with minimum of 4 hours sun
Easily edged and non-invasive to garden beds
Requires little fertiliser
Can be maintained with poor quality water sources
Tolerates high salt environments
Grows in clay or sandy soils
Grows in a wide range of soils from pH 4 to 9.5
Summer mowing height 10 - 12mm every 10 - 14 days
Winter mowing height 18 - 30mm every 4 - 6 weeks